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Forum: Cameras And Photography Wednesday 2nd September 2009, 18:59
Replies: 1
Views: 1,199
Posted By pduxon
it will cost a fortune but.....

don't you reckon the rumoured leica x1 would be cool?

http://leicarumors.com/2009/09/02/leica-x1-leica-m9-specs.aspx/

aps-c sensor 12mp fixed 24 f2.8 (equivalent to 35mm)
Forum: Canon Wednesday 2nd September 2009, 11:16
Replies: 894
Views: 140,561
Posted By pduxon
warehouse express have the 5d MKII at 1899...

warehouse express have the 5d MKII at 1899 including Canon 10EG camera bag.
Forum: Canon Tuesday 1st September 2009, 08:40
Replies: 894
Views: 140,561
Posted By pduxon
the name is quite clever. they are saying that it...

the name is quite clever. they are saying that it is a higher level spec body compared to the xxd. Its what Nikon have done with the d300/d700. psychological I guess.

the interesting thing will be...
Forum: Canon Tuesday 1st September 2009, 07:08
Replies: 894
Views: 140,561
Posted By pduxon
our fave online store at Norwich has it at 1699...

our fave online store at Norwich has it at 1699 and 2099 with the 18-135.

http://www.warehouseexpress.com/category/basecategory.aspx?cat03=3065&Brand=37&Range=1731#first

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Forum: Canon Tuesday 1st September 2009, 06:49
Replies: 894
Views: 140,561
Posted By pduxon
park cameras have a uk price of...

park cameras have a uk price of 1599

http://www.parkcameras.com/12958/Canon-EOS-7D.html

the 15-85 is an interesting lens. and the 18-135 fills a much needed hole for my canon friends.
Forum: Nikon Monday 31st August 2009, 05:38
Replies: 13
Views: 2,195
Posted By pduxon
although I agree with much that you uh the d3000...

although I agree with much that you uh the d3000 has the same 10mp sensor as the d60. Nikon may have eked out a bit more from it but....
Forum: Ruffled Feathers Monday 31st August 2009, 05:24
Replies: 104
Views: 1,246
Posted By pduxon
1. Marcus - 230 2. Dave "i'm going on holiday no...

1. Marcus - 230
2. Dave "i'm going on holiday no point me entering a team" Deboo- 228
3. Ian - 226
4. Andrew Campbell - 221
5. Pete - 212
6. Denzil - 210
7. Alan - 209

Pete considers swapping...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 30th August 2009, 20:24
Replies: 7
Views: 2,081
Posted By pduxon
i can understand why that should be for...

i can understand why that should be for landscapes and people etc but i'm intrigued why that should be for wildlife. the 24mp sensor in the d3x and the a900 offers a apsc 10.2 image in apsc mode so...
Forum: Cameras And Photography Sunday 30th August 2009, 16:12
Replies: 7
Views: 2,081
Posted By pduxon
full frame - would you?

with Sony getting agressive on Full Frames with the a850 (ok pricing in the uk is a little high but it'll soon drop) would you consider changing from aps-c to full frame if they were priced at...
Forum: Nikon Sunday 30th August 2009, 14:37
Replies: 13
Views: 2,195
Posted By pduxon
the d60 will only auto focus with Nikon AFS...

the d60 will only auto focus with Nikon AFS lenses (the 80-400 will not autofocus on a d60. not sure why it is too slow for birds tho, it works for me although an afs version would be nice thanks...
Forum: Nikon Sunday 30th August 2009, 14:27
Replies: 11
Views: 2,145
Posted By pduxon
i like the 70-300 vr. it's a nice compromise in...

i like the 70-300 vr. it's a nice compromise in size and weight compared to say the 80-400.

i wouldn't put a tc on it though.
Forum: Cameras And Photography Saturday 29th August 2009, 18:09
Replies: 9
Views: 2,684
Posted By pduxon
very few compacts use AA's Steve. some of the...

very few compacts use AA's Steve. some of the panasonic Ls series do as do Canon A series.

the only super zoom i know of that does is the Canon sx120IS it has a 36-360 f2.8-4.3
Forum: Nikon Thursday 27th August 2009, 20:15
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
the 10-24 is a nikon. canon do a 10-22. wide...

the 10-24 is a nikon. canon do a 10-22.

wide angles are fun. they are harder to use but the results when good are worth it.
Forum: Nikon Thursday 27th August 2009, 13:39
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
only review I've seen is...

only review I've seen is http://www.photoreview.com.au/Sigma/reviews/cameraaccessories/sigma-1020mm-135-dx-usm-lens.aspx

the new sigma is 180 dearer. you have to WANT that constant f3.5.

depends...
Forum: Nikon Thursday 27th August 2009, 10:43
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
f2.8 is helpful for low light. here is an...

f2.8 is helpful for low light.

here is an example of converging verticals. Photo straight as it came out of the...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 26th August 2009, 20:14
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
yeah you can get a large building at the wide end...

yeah you can get a large building at the wide end 10mm is VERY wide. in but the 10-20 will have a fair amount of distortion converging verticals and all that. so you may need to do more post...
Forum: Canon Wednesday 26th August 2009, 17:48
Replies: 14
Views: 3,333
Posted By pduxon
i like the original 10-20. but its all about...

i like the original 10-20. but its all about perspective.

sometimes a wide angle works sometimes it doesn't, just width is deadly dull. remember near, middle, far.

for outdoors i don't see the...
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 26th August 2009, 17:39
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
ok VERY simplistically if you stick the 14-24...

ok VERY simplistically if you stick the 14-24 lens on a d90 it has the same field of view of a 21-36 on a full frame camera like a d700 or a 35mm field camera.
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 26th August 2009, 17:34
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
you're quoting KR? shudder!!!

you're quoting KR? shudder!!!
Forum: Nikon Wednesday 26th August 2009, 17:33
Replies: 34
Views: 5,921
Posted By pduxon
i'll throw in a vote for the sigma 10-20 f4-5.6....

i'll throw in a vote for the sigma 10-20 f4-5.6. not sure why you want f2.8 for landscapes, indoors i'd understand.

bear in mind though that wide angle lens are used as much for their exaggerated...
Forum: Ruffled Feathers Tuesday 25th August 2009, 06:35
Replies: 104
Views: 1,246
Posted By pduxon
1. Ian T - 178 2. Dave - 172 3=. Marcus - 157 3=....

1. Ian T - 178
2. Dave - 172
3=. Marcus - 157
3=. Alan C - 157
5 Pete - 154
6. Graham - 150
Forum: Ruffled Feathers Thursday 20th August 2009, 17:35
Replies: 104
Views: 1,246
Posted By pduxon
um should i list selected "personalities"? you...

um should i list selected "personalities"?

you maybe top girl.

nice to see Hans heading for his customary spot. although Titus Bramble II had a total disaster
Forum: Ruffled Feathers Thursday 20th August 2009, 06:04
Replies: 104
Views: 1,246
Posted By pduxon
1. Ian T - 117 2. Alan C - 116 3. Marcus - ...

1. Ian T - 117
2. Alan C - 116
3. Marcus - 111
4. Andrew W - 108
5. Dave- 105
6. Me - 103
7. Graham - 101
Forum: Canon Wednesday 19th August 2009, 19:00
Replies: 63
Views: 6,595
Posted By pduxon
the s90 is 449 from the same store

the s90 is 449 from the same store
Forum: Canon Wednesday 19th August 2009, 17:23
Replies: 63
Views: 6,595
Posted By pduxon
totally agree with you about the G11. think they...

totally agree with you about the G11. think they learnt something from the pana lx3.

i like that swivel screen as well!!

s90 is interesting with raw
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